publication . Article . 2009

Climate indices of Iran under climate change

alireza kochaki; mehdi nasiry; gholamali kamali;
Open Access Persian
  • Published: 01 Jun 2009 Journal: Pizhūhishhā-yi zirā̒ī-i Īrān, volume 5, issue 1, pages 133-142 (issn: 2008-1472, eissn: 2423-3978, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Ferdowsi University of Mashhad
Global warming will affect all climatic variables and particularly rainfall patterns. The purpose of present investigation was to predict climatic parameters of Iran under future climate change and to compare them with the present conditions. For this reason, UKMO General Circulation Model was used for the year 2025 and 2050. By running the model, minimum and maximum monthly temperature and also maximum monthly rainfall for the representative climate stations were calculated and finally the effects of climate change on these variables based on pre-determined scenarios was evaluated. The results showed that averaged over all stations, mean temperature increase fo...
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